All articles by: Stephen Kelly

Books: Madness of death by religion

Published: July 6, 2017
Written by Stephen Kelly

The Burning Time:?The Story Of The Smithfield Martyrs by Virginia Rounding Macmillan £20 It always seemed apt that during the turbulent 1970s Tribune should have its offices in Smithfield, a …

Books: The Boots on the ground

Published: November 18, 2016
Written by Stephen Kelly

We Chose To Speak Of War And Strife: The World Of The Foreign Correspondent by John Simpson Bloomsbury £25 Not so many years ago, in the days of Fleet Street …

Books: Football divisions

Published: October 11, 2016
Written by Stephen Kelly

The Topical Times For These Times:?A?Book Of Liverpool Football by Ken Grant RRB?Publishing £35 Liverpool born photographer Ken Grant has been photographing the weekly rituals around the city’s two famous …

Books: Divisions in dark days of Spain

Published: September 24, 2016
Written by Stephen Kelly

A Most Uncivil War by Nicolas Lalaguna Matador, £9.99 Wars inevitably generate a deluge of novels, and civil wars in particular lend themselves to an array of conflicting human emotions …